Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Gold Crown Tomb (Geumgwanchong)

One of the Royal tombs of Gyeongju - large tumulus which was built in the 5th or 6th century AD. This tomb was very...

Gimhae tumuli (Daeseong-dong tumuli)

Necropolis of the kings and noblemen of Gaya state. Site contains diverse burials, most were made in the late 3rd - early 5th century...

Donggureung Royal Tombs

The most impressive royal tombs of Joseon Dynasty. This group consists of nine tombs where 7 kings and 10 queens have been buried in...

Cheonmachong

One of the Royal tombs of Gyeongju - large tumulus which was built in the 5th or 6th century AD. This 12.7 m tall...

Hwasun Dolmens

A group of diverse dolmens and other megaliths, in total - 596. Created around the 6th - 5th centuries BC. Location, GPS coordinates: 34.9723 N 126.9344...

Bugeun-ri Dolmens

A large group of 34 megaliths - dolmens on Ganghwa Island. The largest one is a table-type dolmen with a stone plate which weighs...

Mount Hallasan nutmeg grove (Bijarim Forest)

The only grove of Torreya nucifera trees - beautiful conifers, mostly old and large trees. Here grow many rare and endemic plants. Here is...

Jusangjeolli

A sea promontory which is formed from thousands of interlocking basalt columns. Location, GPS coordinates: 33.2370 N 126.4249 E Categories: Rock formations Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Asia, South Korea, Jeju,...

Uhang-ri dinosaur footprints

The oldest footprints of webbed-feet birds and archaeopteryx in the world. These trails here are among other footprints left by dinosaurs. Location, GPS coordinates: 34.5908 N...

Sado-ri dinosaur footprints

A rich find of fossils, including the longest known dinosaur trail in the world, more than 84 m long. Location, GPS coordinates: 34.5902 N 127.5560 E Categories: Fossil...